The Golden Age of Experiential Travel

[Image from Surf with Amigas]   The global backpacker community has lived it for decades (if not longer) and now everyone from family units and girls trips to couples on their honeymoon are looking for the type of travel that provides not just a tan, but an experience.   We were lucky enough to talk…

Ecotourism

[Image from El Coco Loco Resort]   Ten years ago the term ecotourism would have been met with a quizzical expression and incessant questions about the who, what, where, when and why. But over the last decade, ecotourism has emerged as one of the largest, if not most prominent trend in travel.   The term…

Artist of the Month: Jayd-Ink

Photo Credit: Soteeoh   Each month, we feature an artist who caught our attention. They could be in theatre, film, music or visual art. The point is we think they’re kick ass and you should know who they are.   Jayd-Ink is a multi-talented singer, poet, rapper, and songwriter who was born in Kingston, Jamaica…

Step back in time to the golden days of Hollywood

TORONTO’S IMMERSIVE “THE SECRET SESSIONS: THE MOVIE EXPERIENCE” RETURNS   TORONTO (February 14, 2017) — THE SECRET SESSIONS: THE MOVIE EXPERIENCE heralds an allusion to the grand, golden days of Hollywood for their second edition and media-only preview on March 13, 2017. An immersive and secret fusion of film and live theatre, THE SECRET SESSIONS:…

Toronto Light Festival illuminates the dark

  We found hope and light at the opening of Toronto Light Festival  When the world faces change, the global community often looks to art for inspiration; From the Reagan-inspired era of 80’s punk-rock to recent outpourings of vows to join the Star Wars Rebel Alliance, finding the spark for creative inspiration in times of may…

Top 5 Reasons Shake Shack Shook Toronto

Top 5 Reasons Shake Shack Shook Toronto (Or Why Toronto Wants to be New York Ever So Badly)   Yesterday’s Shake Shack one-day-only pop-up in Toronto (a collaboration with another NYC based, Toronto food scene darling, Momofuku) was a certified angus® fueled success. By now we’ve all seen THE GIF. You know, the gif of the…

Artist of the Month: Oksana Berda

Each month, we feature an artist who caught our attention. They could be in theatre, film, music or visual art. The point is we think they’re kick ass and you should know who they are. Oksana Berda is an emerging artist working primarily on paper. Berda is a collector: with the discipline of a mapmaker she…